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Feb 19, 2024

Power Grid Model v1.7 Now Available, Adding the Newton-Raphson Calculation Method for Enhanced State Estimation

Linux Foundation Energy has announced the 1.7 release series of Power Grid Model (PGM), including adding the Newton-Raphson calculation method for enhanced state estimation. This new release also now allows for separate specification of the measurement error margins for both active and reactive power, enhancing the stability and precision of… Read more.

Feb 16, 2024

FOSDEM 2024 Energy Devroom Recap: OwnTech: Revolutionizing the Energy Ecosystem with Open Source Technology

At the recent FOSDEM 2024 Energy Devroom, Luiz Villa and Jean Alinei of OwnTech took the stage to present their project aimed at transforming the energy ecosystem through open source innovation (video follows below). Titled "OwnTech Project: An open source generic reprogrammable technology suite for reimagining the energy ecosystem," the… Read more.

Feb 14, 2024

FOSDEM 2024 Recap & Video: Using FlexMeasures to Build a Climate Tech Startup in 15 Minutes

At a session in the FOSDEM 2024 Energy Devroom, Nicolas Höning of Seita, delivered a presentation titled "Using FlexMeasures to Build a Climate Tech Startup in 15 Minutes" (video follows below). In this session, Höning shared valuable insights into leveraging FlexMeasures, a platform designed for behind-the-meter optimization, to develop innovative… Read more.

Feb 13, 2024

OperatorFabric Release Candidate for v4.2.0 is Now Available

LF Energy has announced the Release Candidate for v4.2.0 of OperatorFabric, a modular, extensible, industrial-strength, and field-tested platform for systems operators. OperatorFabric includes several features essential for electricity, water, and other utility operations. This release candidate adds the ability to create templates specific to emails, amongst a number of other… Read more.

Feb 13, 2024

FOSDEM 2024 Energy Devroom Recap: EVerest: Revolutionizing EV Charging with a Unified Software Stack

In the Energy Devroom at FOSDEM 2024, Kai-Uwe Hermann of PIONIX presented an insightful session titled "EVerest: One stack to charge them all?" (video follows below). The presentation shed light on EVerest, a groundbreaking software stack from LF Energy designed to revolutionize the electric vehicle (EV) charging landscape. EVerest: A… Read more.